Character Education Mr. Anderson Character Trait Responsibility
Being dependable and making good choices.
“With Privilege, Comes Responsibility.”
The willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life is the source from which self-respect springs. -Joan Didion
Responsibility Quote If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams. -Les Brown
Responsibility Quote The price of greatness is responsibility. -Sir Winston Churchill
Responsibility Quote We are accountable only to ourselves for what happens in our lives. -Mildred Newman
Responsible people are accountable, pursue excellence, and exercise self-control.
Accepting the blame or credit for one’s choices or behaviors.
An accountable person thinks before acting, is reliable, and accepts responsibility for the consequences of his/her choices
An accountable person doesn’t make excuses, or blame others for mistakes personally made.
An accountable person sets a good example for others to look up to.
Pursue Excellence: exhibiting diligence, perseverance, and striving for continuous improvement.
A person pursuing excellence does his/her best at all times, being careful, prepared, and informed.
A person pursuing excellence finishes what he/she starts and doesn’t give up easily.